Tuesday, April 21, 2009



11 DAYS TO GO! until the entries close for the new inaugural U13 SUPERTEAMS. To enter download the form attached and send to:

Caledonia House
South Gyle
EH12 9DQ


WHEN: Saturday 9th May
WHERE: Wishaw Sports Centre
* The SUPERTEAMS competition is open to teams of athletes who are eligible for the under-13 age group under UKA rules on the date of competition.

* Teams are four boys or four girls.
-Team members will be made up of scottishathletics members from a Scottish affiliated club.
-A Club may enter more than one girls' or boys' team in SUPERTEAMS. If a club has insufficient athletes to make a team of four, composite teams from more than one club will be permitted.

-Any clubs seeking additional members to complete their team may also contact Ross Cunningham (Ross.Cunningham@scottishathletics.org.uk) before noon on Friday 1st May to seek additional members.

* The entry fee is £20 per team (or £5 per athletes for composite teams), payable to scottishathletics.
Closing date for entries is noon on Friday 1 May.
* The events in SUPERTEAMS for summer 2009 are:
o Wishaw (May) 800m Long Jump, Javelin, 4 x 100m
o Grangemouth (August) 200m, High Jump, Shot Putt, 4 x 100m

Throws and jumps will be two attempts, three if time permits.
* The rotation and timetabling of the events will be in groups, moving on to the next event discipline after 45-minute intervals. An outline timetable will be published in due course.

* Scoring will be based on the 'Thistle' awards points for each individual performance. Team scores will be updated throughout the competition.

* All athletes completing SUPERTEAMS will receive a goody bag on completion of the competition.
The top three teams will be awarded medals.
The winning boys' and girls' teams will receive the SUPERTEAMS Trophy.

Please note - All athletes compete in each event. If you cannot complete a team, please provide me with the athletes name and we can team them up with other athletes to make a team.

I look forward to seeing you at Wishaw.


Ross Cunningham
Events & Competitions Manager
Caledonia House
South Gyle
EH12 9DQ
Direct Dial: 0131 539 7344
Fax: 0131 539 7321
Mobile: 07904 919 420

To enter the scottishathletics 2009 National Outdoor Championships go to www.scottishathletics.org.uk and follow the fixtures link for more information.

Enter now for the new U13 SUPERTEAMS, for more information clink on the link http://www.scottishathletics.org.uk/index.php?p=230